Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Inguinal Hernia Surgery testicle

A male asked:
Dr. John Langell
22 years experience General Surgery
Depends: It is not uncommon to have discomfort after an inguinal hernia repair for several weeks. In fact you probably won't feel completely back to normal for ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Black and blue?: Sometimes when people have surgery the blood will descend to the lower level and cause pain. This would be from the time of surgery. If this pain is s ... Read More
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Cord strangulation: at the internal inguinal ring, Call your surgeon. bedrest, elevate your legs and apply ice to scrotum
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
Cremasteric reflex: It was probably i hibited by the hernia. It is normal.
Dr. Philip Woodworth
25 years experience General Surgery
Cut muscles: If your testicle does not raise up this may be a normal result of cutting the cremasteric muscles which is normal in hernia repair. If the testicle i ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lane Childs
34 years experience Urology
Yes: What you describe is not unusual. It is normal for one testis to hang a bit lower than its mate. You are likely the same as you were prior to surge ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mitchell Kahn
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Some swelling normal: There is always some swelling but if it is really swollen then you should see your surgeon soon an make sure that there is no serious problem.
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Sounds normal: One testicle almost always hangs lower than the other; this is normal in all men. (Most commonly the left is lower, but it can go either way.) I'm gue ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
May be normal : Firstly, it is normal to have testicles that are different sizes. Reasons why one could appear to change size is fluid around it, that could be the re ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Here are some...: It is unlikely to tear the repair within 7 days because postoperative pain would naturally self restrict possible undue strenuous physical activity. T ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Cremaster Muscle: The vas and blood vessels to the testicle are covered by a muscle layer that has to be divided when performing an open inguinal hernia repair, called ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A male asked:
Dr. Zeenat Hasan
14 years experience Bariatrics
Probably normal: Swelling in the groin, the testicle, and scrotum after inguinal hernia repair is very common and should get better day by day. Try elevation and ice/h ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month